Connect Ideas2Business 2016 – Your Marketplace for Sustainable Energy Solutions


KIC InnoEnergy and its partners Steinbeis-Europa-Zentrum and fokus.energie invite you to this year’s Connect Ideas2Business Conference to be held on 2 May 2016 in Karlsruhe. Applications for exhibition space and for pitch presentations are now open!

For the fourth time in a row, the annual conference will welcome more than a hundred key players in the field of energy: innovative companies, research institutions, start-ups and investors, all interested in the commercialisation of sustainable energy solutions in the German and European market. You may benefit from this exclusive venue by networking with European peers and presenting your innovative product, service or business idea on the interactive marketplace.

Reasons why you should participate:

  • Showcase your innovative products, services or business ideas in a pitch presentation and/or exhibition stand to find potential customers or investors in Germany;
  • Discover innovative energy solutions;
  • Meet new business partners in individual meetings and in group discussions for further business co-operations and innovation projects;
  • Learn how to finance the last-mile-to-market of your product, service or business idea.

For further information about the conference, please visit the event website


Apply now for a pitch and/or exhibition stand at the online registration. Requests for speaker slots and exhibition stands can be submitted until 21 March 2016. Registration for participants is open until 25 April. Please note that KIC InnoEnergy representatives, project partners and ventures as well as members of fokus.energie will benefit from a free access to the conference. To ask for your promotion code, please contact Kathrin Eckerlin (Steinbeis-Europa-Zentrum).

We look forward to welcoming you at Connect Ideas2Business 2016!